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A Life Survived in the Jim Crow South

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Philosophy professor Erin Kelly helped bring the late artist Winfred Rembert’s story to the page—a tale of loss, hardship, and resilience. On May 9, "Chasing Me to My Grave" won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Biography.

Winfred Rembert, detail from “All Me,” 2002. Artwork © 2021 Estate of Winfred Rembert / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York